The table below looks at the statistics for Ant skills in IT jobs advertised for the Edinburgh region. Included is a guide to the average salaries offered in IT jobs that have cited Ant over the 3 months to 2 September 2014 with a comparison to the same period in the previous 2 years.

Location
3 months to
2 Sep 2014
Same period 2013 Same period 2012
Apache Ant
Rank 90 92 84
Rank change year-on-year
+2 -8
Permanent jobs citing Ant 14 3 12
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 0.94% 0.25% 1.01%
As % of the Development Applications category 7.00% 1.73% 8.57%
Number of salaries quoted 14 1 12
Average salary £45,000 £30,000 £30,750
Average salary % change year-on-year
+50.00% -2.43%
90% offered a salary of more than £31,500 £30,000 £26,400
10% offered a salary of more than £61,750 £30,000 £49,000
UK excluding London average salary £42,500 £40,500 £42,500
% change year-on-year
+4.93% -4.70%
Ant
Scotland

The following table is for comparison with the above and provides statistics for the entire Development Applications category in permanent jobs advertised in the Edinburgh region.

Development Applications Category
Edinburgh
Permanent IT job ads with a match in the
Development Applications category
200 173 140
As % of all permanent IT jobs located in Edinburgh 13.40% 14.24% 11.78%
Number of salaries quoted 165 99 98
Average salary £38,500 £37,500 £39,500
Average salary % change year-on-year
+2.66% -5.06%
90% offered a salary of more than £29,450 £23,300 £26,744
10% offered a salary of more than £50,000 £50,500 £42,800
UK excluding London average salary £40,000 £37,500 £38,000
% change year-on-year
+6.66% -1.31%

Ant
Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides a 3-month moving total of permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region as a proportion of the total demand within the Development Applications category.

Ant Jobs Demand Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Salary Trend in Edinburgh

This chart provides the 3-month moving average for salaries quoted in permanent IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region.

Ant Salary Trend in Edinburgh

Ant
Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

This chart provides a salary histogram for IT jobs citing Ant across the Edinburgh region over the 3 months to 2 September 2014.

Ant Salary Histogram in Edinburgh

Ant
Top 30 Related IT Skills in Edinburgh

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills in order of popularity. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant.

1 36 (97.30%) Java
2 24 (64.86%) Oracle
3 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 23 (62.16%) SOAP
3 23 (62.16%) Web Services
4 20 (54.05%) Oracle Database
5 19 (51.35%) Oracle ODI
5 19 (51.35%) Oracle Database 11g
5 19 (51.35%) BPMN
5 19 (51.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
5 19 (51.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
5 19 (51.35%) XML
5 19 (51.35%) XSLT
5 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
5 19 (51.35%) Python
5 19 (51.35%) SOA
5 19 (51.35%) Middleware
6 15 (40.54%) PL/SQL
6 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
6 15 (40.54%) Spring
7 14 (37.84%) Business Analysis
7 14 (37.84%) Internet
7 14 (37.84%) XQuery
7 14 (37.84%) Oracle Identity Management
7 14 (37.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
8 13 (35.14%) Jython
9 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
10 11 (29.73%) Maven
11 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
11 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture

Ant
Top Related IT Skills in Edinburgh by Category

For the 6 months to 2 September 2014, IT jobs across the Edinburgh region citing Ant also mentioned the following IT skills grouped by category. The figures indicate the number of jobs and their proportion against the total number of IT job ads sampled that cited Ant. Up to 20 skills are shown per category.

Application Platforms
1 19 (51.35%) WebLogic
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle SOA Suite
2 4 (10.81%) WebSphere
3 3 (8.11%) Apache
3 3 (8.11%) Tomcat
Business Applications
1 5 (13.51%) Oracle EBS R12
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle 11i
2 1 (2.70%) Oracle EBS
Cloud Services
1 3 (8.11%) Amazon EC2
Communications & Networking
1 14 (37.84%) Internet
2 2 (5.41%) ATM
Database & Business Intelligence
1 20 (54.05%) Oracle Database
2 19 (51.35%) Oracle Database 11g
2 19 (51.35%) Oracle ODI
3 5 (13.51%) Big Data
3 5 (13.51%) Hadoop
3 5 (13.51%) MySQL
3 5 (13.51%) Relational Database
4 2 (5.41%) SQL Server
4 2 (5.41%) MongoDB
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle9i Database
5 1 (2.70%) RDBMS
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Database 10g
5 1 (2.70%) SQLPlus
Development Applications
1 12 (32.43%) Jenkins
2 11 (29.73%) Maven
3 3 (8.11%) Subversion
3 3 (8.11%) Selenium
4 2 (5.41%) Git (software)
5 1 (2.70%) CruiseControl
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle APEX
General
1 4 (10.81%) Finance
1 4 (10.81%) Banking
2 3 (8.11%) Games
Job Titles
1 18 (48.65%) Middleware Specialist
2 5 (13.51%) Software Engineer
2 5 (13.51%) Developer
2 5 (13.51%) Java Developer
3 4 (10.81%) Programmer
3 4 (10.81%) Java Programmer
4 3 (8.11%) QA Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Developer
5 1 (2.70%) IT Development Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Programmer
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Java Programmer
5 1 (2.70%) Oracle Developer
5 1 (2.70%) Java Software Engineer
5 1 (2.70%) Technical Specialist
5 1 (2.70%) Development Manager
5 1 (2.70%) Senior Developer
Libraries, Frameworks & Software Standards
1 23 (62.16%) SOAP
1 23 (62.16%) Web Services
2 19 (51.35%) XML
2 19 (51.35%) XSLT
2 19 (51.35%) Middleware
3 15 (40.54%) Hibernate
3 15 (40.54%) Spring
4 5 (13.51%) HTML
4 5 (13.51%) CSS
4 5 (13.51%) Apache Flex
5 4 (10.81%) GWT
5 4 (10.81%) J2EE
5 4 (10.81%) Apache Axis
5 4 (10.81%) RESTful
5 4 (10.81%) Vaadin
6 3 (8.11%) Oracle Fusion
7 2 (5.41%) HTML5
7 2 (5.41%) CSS3
7 2 (5.41%) JSP
8 1 (2.70%) Servlets
Miscellaneous
1 4 (10.81%) Life Science
2 2 (5.41%) PDA
Operating Systems
1 7 (18.92%) Linux
2 4 (10.81%) UNIX
3 2 (5.41%) Android
3 2 (5.41%) Apple iOS
Processes & Methodologies
1 19 (51.35%) SOA
1 19 (51.35%) BPMN
2 14 (37.84%) Business Analysis
3 9 (24.32%) Technical Architecture
3 9 (24.32%) Software Engineering
4 4 (10.81%) Agile Software Development
5 3 (8.11%) TDD
5 3 (8.11%) Scrum
5 3 (8.11%) Regression Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Black-Box Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Web Testing
5 3 (8.11%) Test Scripting
5 3 (8.11%) Continuous Integration
6 2 (5.41%) MVC
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE
7 1 (2.70%) PRINCE2
7 1 (2.70%) Data Analytics
7 1 (2.70%) Analytics
Programming Languages
1 36 (97.30%) Java
2 23 (62.16%) SQL
3 19 (51.35%) Python
4 15 (40.54%) PL/SQL
5 14 (37.84%) WebLogic Scripting Tool
5 14 (37.84%) XQuery
6 13 (35.14%) Jython
7 5 (13.51%) JavaScript
8 3 (8.11%) PHP
Qualifications
1 3 (8.11%) Degree
Quality Assurance & Compliance
1 3 (8.11%) QA
System Software
1 5 (13.51%) HDFS
Systems Management
1 19 (51.35%) Oracle Identity Manager
2 14 (37.84%) Oracle Identity Management
3 3 (8.11%) Opscode Chef
3 3 (8.11%) Puppet
Vendors
1 24 (64.86%) Oracle